Ruth Aturo, Hassifa Nassuna, Juliet Nalukenge, Cissy Nakigoba, Juliet Adeke and Tracy Jones Akiror in the new Crested Cranes jersey.

Crested Cranes head coach Faridah Bulega has on Tuesday morning confirmed the assistant captains for the national team.

Faridah Bulega

The side is currently in camp at FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru preparing for the 2019 CECAFA Women’s Challenge Cup.

Bulega named goalkeeper Ruth Aturo as the new captain replacing Tracy Jones Akiror who currently plies her trade at Seminole College in Oklahoma, USA.

The new assistant captains include defender Bridget Nabisaalu and forward Fazila Ikwaput as first and second assistant respectively.

Nabisaalu who recently joined She Corporate from Ajax Queens was also last week named assistant captain to Vanessa Karungi.

Ikwaput scored a hat trick on her debut for Lady Doves on Sunday against Muteesa I Royal University.

Goalkeepers: Daisy Nakaziro (Lady Doves), Ruth Aturo (UCU Lady Cardinals), Irene Paska Akiteng (Lady Doves), Vanessa Karungi (she Corporate).

Goalkeepers: Ruth Aturo(UCU Lady Cardinals), Vanessa Karungi (She Corporate), Daisy Nakaziro(Lady Doves),

Defenders: Viola Namuddu (Makerere University), Shadia Nankya (UCU Lady Cardinals), Bridget Nabisaalu (She Corporate), Marion Amangat (Olila High School), Brendah Stella Musibika (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC), Eunice Ariokot (Olila High School), Grace Aluka (Kawempe Muslim SS Ladies FC), Aisha Namukisa (Kampala Queens).

Midfielders: Asia Nakibuuka (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC), Zaina Nandede (Asubo Gafford Ladies), Riticia Nabbosa (Lady Doves), Esther Beatrice Adokole (Asubo Gafford Ladies), Harriet Nakuba (Kampala Queens), Phiona Nabumba (She Corporate), Amina Nababi (Makerere University), Fauzia Najjemba (Kampala Queens)

Forwards: Hasifa Nassuna (UCU Lady Cardinals), Juliet Nalukenge (Kawempe Muslim), Margret Kunihira (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC), Resty Nanziri (Kampala Queens), Zainah Namuleme (Kampala Queens), Fazila Ikwaput (Lady Doves), Shamirah Nalugya (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC).